One Step Forward, One Look Back
- Nokia scores big win for Ovi. Gibbs, Colin // RCR Wireless News;11/12/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 43, p3
This article explains that it appears Nokia Corp. has learned a few lessons from its doomed Club Nokia mobile content business. Nokia, the world's No. 1 handset manufacturer scored a huge win, inking a deal with Vodafone Group plc--one of the world's largest mobile operators--to offer its data...
- MOBILE PHONES. // Management Today;Feb2004, p62
The mobile phone has been the most successful gadget in techno history, but after more than 10 years of stellar growth the market is maturing. In 2004 the search for new revenues will focus on the long-awaited 3G services and squeezing more cash from business customers. Vodafone is tight-lipped...
- NEWS MAP. // Wireless Asia;11/15/2003, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p10
Reports on developments concerning the wireless communication industry in Asia as of November 2003. Streamlining of the French mobile JV Cegetel service of Vodafone Group PLC and Vivendi SA; Quarterly profit posted by Motorola Inc.; Sale of Nokia's N-Gage portable game decks.
- TRIPLE PLAY. Koranteng, Juliana // Billboard;12/8/2007, Vol. 119 Issue 49, p15
The article discusses how the launch of three mobile music services in the U.K. is being viewed as an opportunity to kick-start the sector in Europe's biggest music market. The highest-profile mobile music service is Apple's iPhone and its exclusive partnership with wireless carrier 02. The...
- Nokia snares Hungarian vendor contract. // RCR Wireless News;9/11/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 37, p37
Highlights the plan of Vodafone Hungary to use Nokia Corp.'s InSite Base Station solution to provide indoor coverage and capacity solutions to its headquarters in Budapest, Hungary.
- Vodafone trials roaming with WAP. // RCR;05/08/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 19, p36
Reports on Vodafone AirTouch PLC's testing of an international Wireless Application Protocol system.
- Vodafone Slows 3G Spending. // Wireless Week;7/23/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 30, p1
Reports on the plan of Vodafone to scale back spending on its third-generation network. Reason behind the move; Number of base stations to be built in Great Britain; Wireless carriers in the United States that have suffered from handset shortages.
- Handset Hindrance. Cushing, Karl // Electronic News;03/19/2001, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p6
Reveals that the plan of Vodafone company in Great Britain to launch its full mobile services is hindered due to lack of handsets. Actions taken by the company to address the problem; Details on the launching plan of the company.
- Vodafone reduces top-up margins. // Checkout;Aug2010, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p10
The article reports on the decision of Vodafone Group PLC to cut the commission levels on mobile phone top-ups in Ireland.